The House extensions Specialists Englefield Green
Welcome to CC Top Builders. If you are considering an house extensions, you have come to right place. For over ten years CC Top Builders does house extensions all over Englefield Green, TW20 0 for families wishing to turn the empty roof space in their homes into an extra living area. We have completed literally thousands of house extensions over the last ten years and have gained invaluable experience in the construction process but also in ensuring all our customers receive great service.
The best attic conversion company in Englefield Green
Most house extensions are completed with in two weeks, and disruption to the household is kept to a minimum. All carpets and flooring are fully covered before commencement of work. All rubbish and debris are taken away on completion of the conversion or extension.
Free House extensions Consultation
We offer free house extensions consultations, free quotations and a totally professional service from start to finish. If you want to convert your attic, or need insulation added to your current conversion, renovate or refurbish your house, kitchen or just anything, then call us on 020 3389 8528.
Why Choose CC Top Builders Contractors in London?
- Specialists in house extensions in house extensions area.
- General Building Work including extensions, sheds etc.
- 10+ years experience.
- Architect Certificate of Compliance (if requested).
- Top quality Velux windows used.
- Dormer windows also available.
- Custom made stairs supplied and installed.
- Choice of wood or plastered finish.
- Most attics completed in under 8 days.
- Full job, start to finish, including plumbing and electrics.
- En-suites installed if required.
- Hip Roof Extensions (subject to planning permission).
- All rubbish taken away on completion of your attic.
- RSJs installed.
- References available on request.
- Free no-obligation quotes.
- Excellent rates.
- Fully Insured.
- See our gallery of pictures for ideas.
- Just want a Velux Window installed? No problem, we can supply and install a Velux in your kitchen or attic.
Nearby areas we cover:house renovation near Englefield Green, TW20 0
renovation near Egham, TW20 0
garage conversion near Bishopsgate, TW20 0
bathroom renovations near Cooper's Hill, TW20 0
home improvement near Egham Wick, TW20 0
kitchen renovation near Beaumont, TW19 5
home improvement near Hythe End, TW19 5
garage conversion near Egham Hythe, TW20 8
home improvement near Hythe, TW20 8
kitchen refurbishment near Thorpe Lea, TW20 8
7 mistakes to avoid when choosing a builder
Building and remodeling is not something that we do really typically, so it goes without saying that selecting a builder can be a challenging choice with substantial consequences if you get it wrong. By preventing these typical errors you’re more likely to enjoy a tension complimentary develop and eliminate spending plan blow outs.
Choosing the wrong type of builder
Quite just, if you are extending or remodeling you need to only be talking to builders who are experienced in extensions and remodellings, and, if you are constructing a brand-new home you must just be talking with contractors who are experienced in brand-new houses. The very best new house builder in the area might be the worst option to build your extension since there is so much various about an extension that can quickly capture out a builder without that experience. It is not unusual for new home builders to present competitive quotes for extension and remodelling tasks; nevertheless that is often since they do not have the experience to prepare a quote that sufficiently handles the complexities of an extension
Not getting thorough quotes
Far a lot of people select a builder based upon quotes that have a great deal of crucial items missing which are not transparent. No matter how detailed and exhaustive the drawings might appear, there will generally be a great deal of things missing from the drawings that the builder needs to prepare an extensive quote.
If the contractors have only been supplied with strategies to prepare their quote there is a high possibility that there will be a great deal of important items missing from the quote and a really high likelihood that will cause extra expenses and potential dispute with the builder. To prevent this you should constantly provide the builders with a comprehensive Inclusions Schedule along with the illustrations. Inclusions Schedule’s, like ProSpex guarantee you understand exactly what will be included in the quote, warranties that the quotes you receive will be even more comprehensive and transparent, making it much easier for everybody included to compare ‘apples with apples’
Assuming that the most inexpensive quote is the right price
It is just natural to be drawn to the quote that will save you some cash, but if that quote is substantially less expensive than the other quotes then you must be very mindful prior to you choose that builder. A grouping of comparable quotes must be giving you some clues as to exactly what the right cost is to complete the project. Picking a builder that has actually offered a quote that is significantly less than other quotes might cause future problems if in fact the builder has made a mistake with the quote. The last thing you want is for the builder to take faster ways and charge for variations down the track
Not comprehending jargon in the quote
There are a couple of terms that you definitely must comprehend when evaluating quotes. If you do not, you will be exposed to a higher risk of additional costs throughout construction and your budget plan blowing out. There are two key terms that will be vital in your assessment of quotes.
For instance, when you see ‘Prime Cost’ items and ‘Provisional Sums’ noted you have to understand that they are allowances just and whilst the builder has an obligation to consist of figures that are realistic, there is likewise a huge variety in the expense of many products that might be considered realistic. For instance, a toilet can be bought for $250 yet there are also toilets available for over 3000. You ought to be particularly alert if a quote has a great deal of Provisional Sums in it, as Provisional Sums are in some cases utilized to make a quote look competitive when in reality it may really be very deceptive. Adam Hobill’s book, Nail It!, enters into a lot more detail on why it’s so crucial to understand Provisional Sums
Not speaking with current clients
It’s simple for contractors to offer you the details of a number of clients who they understand have been happy with their services; and because of that asking home builders for references is a little bit of a wild-goose chase as they are only going to give you information of people who will say the right thing. Instead, you ‘d be much better recommended to ask the builder for the contact details of a couple of present clients. Present customers will provide you feedback that is less contrived and better as they are still immersed while doing so
Unknowning who you’ll be handling
Some home builders will prepare the quote and be the primary builder on website daily, whilst some building business will have a group of individuals and the individual who prepares and presents the quote might not be your main contact throughout the construct … you may never see them throughout the remainder of the process. You’re going to be handling your builder for numerous months and a close working relationship will be critical to ensure a successful result, so make sure you comprehend who it is that you will be handling from day to day
Unknowning exactly what is left out from the quote
One of the very best methods to clarify exactly what is consisted of in the quote is to ask the builder to verify exactly what is excluded from the quote. A bit like reverse engineering, it is a terrific method to discover any of those items that might have been presumed by either celebration are either consisted of or excluded. Lighting, for instance, often produces confusion and ends in disagreement if it is not made clear at the beginning. A builder may estimate for lights, nevertheless that will frequently only consist of the batten fitting (globe holder) and no light fittings, whereas the customer is most likely anticipating that light fittings are consisted of